It’s Wednesday… and that means more Weird Parenting News! This week’s edition has it all, from parents who need to chill to parents who may be way too chill. Check out this week’s strange stories!
That infamous party invite. By now you’ve probably seen this rather demanding invite to a 1-year-old’s birthday party. Let’s be honest. We’ve all secretly wanted to send something like this. I mean, who doesn’t want to control the flow of stuff into your home? But then you send a polite, gracious invite instead, because, well, you don’t want to end up going viral on Facebook. What do you think of this letter?
GoNameMe. A Queens couple can’t agree on a baby name, and so they’re taking their dispute to the Net. The husband, of Greek origin, has started an online petition to push for his top choice, Spyridon, over his wife’s more conventional choice of Michael. This makes total sense, because the Internet community is known for its reason and appreciation of subtle humor. Check out the story.
High times… after bedtime, that is. A recent poll released on 4/20 (of course) shows that most Americans, while OK with medical marijuana, do not believe it should be used in front of the kids. In fact, 80 percent agree on this point. You can count me among the masses… parenting is hard enough when sober. Plus, I can’t imagine anyone handling Thomas and Friends under the influence. Read the story here.
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